Texas poverty rates

Poverty
8:01 pm
Thu February 6, 2014

Half of Texas households one crisis from poverty

Credit Ben Hasson / Texas Tribune

50% of households in Texas are "liquid-asset poor," or lack the savings to pay for three months of basic expenses, according to a report released last week by a non-profit that seeks to alleviate poverty.

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Texas Poverty
8:00 pm
Tue December 3, 2013

Texas: Number of Children Living in Poverty on the Rise

Credit netexas.bucknerconnect.com

The percentage of children living in poverty has risen 47 percent since 2000 , despite an improving Texas economy reported the Texas Tribune.  

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